December. A Hanukkah Ceremony for Romanian Expatriates was held at the Municipality's Conference Hall, attended by Haifa Mayor and Ambassador of Romania to Israel, H.E. Dr. Radu Ioanid.
The event opened with a Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony attended by Rabbi Yosef Wasserman.
Also participating in the ceremony were Consul General of Romania in Haifa Mr. Ion Mihai; Consul Emanuel Marcus; Chair of the Center Organizations of Holocaust Survivors in Israel Mrs. Colette Avital; and Dr. Martin Salomon, Director of the Romanian Cultural Institute in Tel Aviv.